The New 2021 RAM 1500 Truck

For Sale & Lease in Sterling Heights, MI

The Rugged 2021 Ram 1500

From brand-new off-road-ready trims like the TRX to legendary work variants like the Tradesman, the new Ram 1500 offers up a wide variety of configurations for drivers to consider. The latest model year of the Ram 1500 makes a host of changes, with the biggest change coming with the introduction of the Ram 1500 TRX model.

What's new to the 2021 Model Year

The Ram 1500 is now available in a pure off-road configuration thanks to the introduction of the Ram 1500 TRX. The TRX is an uncompromisingly powerful vehicle that makes 702 horsepower thanks to a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 engine. Adding extra off-road capability is an off-road chassis and suspension. The TRX also features a host of other unique features, including a wider body frame (eight inches, to be exact), flared front fenders, an aluminum hood, and 35-inch all-terrain tires.


The latest model year of the Ram 1500 offers Warren, MI drivers four engine options. Drivers can look forward to plenty of power at the base trim thanks to a 3.6-liter V6 engine. This base 3.6-liter V6 engine produces 305 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque. If you're looking to opt for a diesel engine, then the Ram 1500 provides a 3.0-liter turbodiesel V6 engine that touts 260 horsepower and 480 pound-feet of torque. For Troy, MI drivers interested in serious power, the new Ram 1500 offers a 5.7-liter V8 engine that makes 395 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque. The most powerful engine available to Sterling Heights drivers with the Ram 1500 is a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 that provides 702 horsepower and 650 pound-feet of torque (only available with the TRX trim).

  • 3.6-liter V6 engine: 305 horsepower/ 269 pound-feet of torque; estimated fuel economy: 20/26 city/highway miles per gallon
  • 3.0-liter turbodiesel V6 engine: 260 horsepower/ 480 pound-feet of torque; estimated fuel economy: 22/32 city/highway miles per gallon
  • 5.7-liter V8 engine: 395 horsepower/ 410 pound-feet of torque; estimated fuel economy: 15/22 city/highway miles per gallon
  • 6.2-liter supercharged V8 engine (TRX only): 702 horsepower/ 650 pound-feet of torque; estimated fuel economy: n/a
  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • Two-wheel drive/ available four-wheel drive

Standard Equipment

The base Tradesman trim meshes hauling and towing capability with modern tech and comfort features to create a truly versatile full-sized truck. The Ram 1500 Tradesman is powered by a 3.6-liter V6 engine that produces 305 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque. In its most basic configuration, the Ram 1500 Tradesman includes two-wheel drive (four-wheel drive is an available upgrade). The Tradesman also offers up an extensive tech features, including a 6-speaker audio system, a 5-inch infotainment display, and a Uconnect 5.0 infotainment system.

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